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Quercus palmeri Engelm.
Dunn Oak, Palmer oak
Synonym(s): Quercus chrysolepis var. palmeri, Quercus dunnii
USDA Symbol: QUPA10
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Evergreen, thicket-forming shrub or small tree with several small trunks.
Dunn Oak is closely related to Canyon Live Oak and was once regarded as a variety of that species.
Bloom InformationBloom Time: Mar , Apr , May
, NM Native Distribution:
Extreme SW. New Mexico, Arizona, and S. California and adjacent Mexico; at 3000-6000 (914-1829 m). Native Habitat:
Dry slopes and canyons; in chaparral and pinyon-juniper woodland.
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
- Santa Barbara, CA
Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff